Graphing DNS with bind9stats and xymon

I couldn't find a satisfactory solution, so I wrote some ext script for bind9 stats to be used with my central monitoring xymon server.

First of all we need statistical data. Put this bind9 config snippet in your servers configuration file:

zone-statistics yes;
statistics-file "/var/log/named.stats";

After that …

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Monitoring squid Proxy with Zabbix

If somebody operates a service he should also know about the service's performance. This is the foundation for every monitoring. In this article I am going to describe a way of monitoring the performance of a Squid Proxy using the Zabbix network monitoring system.

I'll use squid's Simple Network Management …

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